Posted on : 28 Jan 2020Views: 853
- India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C47 has launched Cartosat-3 and 13 commercial nanosatellites into Sun Synchronous orbit from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota.
- This is the first commercial order to put into orbit 13 American nanosatellites for NewSpace India, which was formed only in March 2019.
- PSLV-C47 is the 21st flight of PSLV in ‘XL’ configuration (with 6 solid strap-on motors).
Article Related Questions
Consider the following statements regarding PSLV-C47
1.It has launched Cartosat-3 into Sun Synchronous orbit.
2.It is the 21st flight of PSLV in ‘XL’ configuration.
3.It is fitted with 6 solid strap-on motors.
Which of the above statements are correct?
1.1 and 2 only
2.2 and 3 only
3.1 and 3 only
4.1, 2 and 3
Right Ans : 1 and 3 only